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Thistleford Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wem Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8486 / 52°50'54"N

Longitude: -2.6793 / 2°40'45"W

OS Eastings: 354350

OS Northings: 328111

OS Grid: SJ543281

Mapcode National: GBR 7L.SPNX

Mapcode Global: WH8B2.TNBL

Entry Name: Thistleford Bridge

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260456

Location: Wem Rural, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Moreton Corbet and Lee Brockhu

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Lee Brockhurst St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SJ 52 NW


Thistleford Bridge


Bridge. 1796, parapet slightly raised in 1844. Regularly coursed and dressed red sandstone. Single segmental arch with keystone; flat string course and parapet. In 1844 Edward Haycock, County Surveyor, proposed raising the parapets by a couple of feet, payment for which was made in December of that year. The bridge spans the River Roden.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 4 September 2017.

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